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Finally got the RMAed Power Supply reattached to the server after sitting and assembling it with my useless hands for the last three days. Today I switched it on and the server would not boot. 346 more words


Delete - TV Miniseries

This 2-episode, 3 hour long miniseries had me on the edge of my seat from start to finish. This TV show was very well directed, produced, acted, and filmed. 110 more words

TV Reviews

Starvation is not the death threat, dis-ease is.

According to statistics collected after the 1997 El Nino in Papua New Guinea and reported by Bang et al (2003), a total of 1.2 million people suffered from severe food shortages. 816 more words

Food For Thought

Typhoon Sugar

The Ho Ho Factory Building next to the Hong Kong housing estate of Taikoo Shing makes things noisily 24 hours a day.Two dozen floors of factories churn out plastic pen tops, cup lids, beer caps and plungers for bottles of antiseptic hand rub. 405 more words


Purifying water in a pinch

Whether you are preparing to go hiking, camping, or wanting to be ready for the hurricane/tornado/whatever – knowing how to purify drinking water is a good ace in your sleeve. 36 more words


Disaster Planning for Dummies

A personal story of Cyclone Yasi. This presentation by Dr Sean McManus outlines an exhausting 96 hours. The post Disaster Planning for Dummies appeared first on Intensive Care Network.



The Challenger Disaster - Proving that all Astronauts are Heroes

On January 28, 1986, one of the biggest tragedies for NASA and for the United States of America happened. The space shuttle Challenger had just launched with 7 amazing well-trained astronauts. 312 more words